ERIC Number: ED332007
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Job Hunting? It's a Jungle out There! Jungle Survival Guide II.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.
This illustrated, jungle-theme book plans a job search. There are three major sections in the book: (1) plan your safari; (2) where to look for jobs; and (3) making contact. Section one includes information on resumes, references, official papers needed for a job, and 11 ideas to help find job openings. Section two suggests finding jobs in state government, apprenticeship programs, newspaper want ads, volunteering, and part-time work. A checklist is included to organize a job search. Part three provides suggestions for making contacts: (1) contacting prospective employers; (2) writing letters of application; (3) phoning about a job; (4) visiting prospective employers; (5) filling out application forms; (6) interviewing for a job; (7) getting an offer; and (8) once on the job, what comes next. Thirty-four references are included. (NLA)
Descriptors: Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Interviews, Employment Potential, Job Application, Job Search Methods, Job Skills, Networks, Resumes (Personal), Secondary Education
Florida Department of Education, Florida Education Center, Tallahassee, FL 32399 ($.40 in Florida; $.80 out of state; over 500 copies: $.35 in Florida, $.75 out of state).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Vocational, Adult, and Community Education.